Major rivers of the world
Major rivers of the world, their source and outflows with this table in easy way. Important for SSC, Banking, UPSC and other competitive exams.

River Source Outflow
Nile Tributaries of Lake Victoria, Africa Mediterranean Sea
Amazon Glacier-fed lakes, Peru Atlantic Ocean
Mississippi-Missouri- Red Rock Source of Red Rock, Montana Gulf of Mexico
Chang Jiang (Yangtze) Tibetan plateau, China China Sea
Ob Altai Mts., Russia Gulf of Ob
Huang He (Yellow) Eastern part of Kunlan Mts., West China Gulf of Chihli
Yenisei Tannu-Ola Mts., western Tuva, Russia Arctic Ocean
Paraná Confluence of Paranaiba and Grande rivers Río de la Plata
Irtish Altai Mts., Russia Ob River
Zaire (Congo) Confluence of Lualab and Luapula rivers, Congo Atlantic Ocean
Heilong (Amur) Confluence of Shilka (Russia) and Argun (Manchuria) rivers Tatar Strait
Lena Baikal Mts., Russia Arctic Ocean
Mackenzie Head of Finlay River, British Columbia, Canada Beaufort Sea (Arctic Ocean)
Niger Guinea Gulf of Guinea
Mekong Tibetan highlands South China Sea
Mississippi Lake Itasca, Minnesota Gulf of Mexico
Missouri Confluence of Jefferson, Gallatin, and Madison rivers, Montana Mississippi River
Volga Valdai plateau, Russia Caspian Sea
Madeira Confluence of Beni and Maumoré rivers, Bolivia–Brazil Amazon River
Purus Peruvian Andes Amazon River
São Francisco Southwest Minas Gerais, Brazil Atlantic Ocean
Yukon Junction of Lewes and Pelly rivers, Yukon Territory, Canada Bering Sea
St. Lawrence Lake Ontario Gulf of St. Lawrence
Rio Grande San Juan Mts., Colorado Gulf of Mexico
Brahmaputra Himalayas Ganges River
Indus Himalayas Arabian Sea
Danube Black Forest, Germany Black Sea
Euphrates Confluence of Murat Nehri and Kara Su rivers, Turkey Shatt-al-Arab
Darling Central part of Eastern Highlands, Australia Murray River
Zambezi 11°21’S, 24°22’E, Zambia Mozambique Channel
Tocantins Goiás, Brazil Pará River
Murray Australian Alps, New South Wales Indian Ocean
Nelson Head of Bow River, western Alberta, Canada Hudson Bay
Paraguay Mato Grosso, Brazil Paraná River
Ural Southern Ural Mts., Russia Caspian Sea
Ganges Himalayas Bay of Bengal
Amu Darya (Oxus) Nicholas Range, Pamir Mts., Turkmenistan Aral Sea

More world rivers,their sources and outflows

River Source Outflow
Japurá Andes, Colombia Amazon River
Salween Tibet, south of Kunlun Mts. Gulf of Martaban
Arkansas Central Colorado Mississippi River
Colorado Grand County, Colorado Gulf of California
Dnieper Valdai Hills, Russia Black Sea
Ohio-Allegheny Potter County, Pennsylvania Mississippi River
Irrawaddy Confluence of Nmai and Mali rivers, northeast Burma Bay of Bengal
Orange Lesotho Atlantic Ocean
Orinoco Serra Parima Mts., Venezuela Atlantic Ocean
Pilcomayo Andes Mts., Bolivia Paraguay River
Xi Jiang (Si Kiang) Eastern Yunnan Province, China China Sea
Columbia Columbia Lake, British Columbia, Canada Pacific Ocean
Don Tula, Russia Sea of Azov
Sungari China–North Korea boundary Amur River
Saskatchewan Canadian Rocky Mts. Lake Winnipeg
Peace Stikine Mts., British Columbia, Canada Great Slave River
Tigris Taurus Mts., Turkey Shatt-al-Arab